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The Earth Day Special (1990)
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The Earth Day Special (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Story: The Earth Day Special is a television special revolving around Earth Day that aired on ABC on April 22, 1990. Sponsored by Time Warner, the two hour special featured an all-star cast addressing concerns about global warming, deforestation, and other environmental ills.
Plot: time travel, lawyer, rapper, hospital, save the world, time traveler, doctor, global warming, pig, female doctor, confession, environmentalism, environment, contamination, bugs bunny, environmental issues, skepticism, skeptic, environmental issue, message, police lieutenant, warning, text messaging, breaking the fourth wall, reenactment ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about family relations, hospital, family, death, doctor, parents and children and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like The Earth Day Special: Saturday Night Live 25 (1999), My Girl 2 (1994), Irreplaceable (2016), Little Secrets (2001), My Girl (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, witty, parody
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, satire, music, society, artists and showbiz, media, state affairs, performer's life, silly humor, anchor, weekend, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 19K
My Girl 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do and essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realises she knows very little about her. She manages to get ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, small town, self discovery, mortician, family relations, family, parents and children, death in the family, parent getting married, young heroes, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Story: A TV special celebrating the 15th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: parody, live comedy
Plot: celebrity, reminiscence, live broadcast, social satire, live performance, politics, news satire, memories, satire, archive footage, compilation, actor playing himself ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Irreplaceable (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: All the people in this countryside area, can count on Jean-Pierre, the doctor who auscultates them, heals and reassures them day and night, 7 days a week. Now Jean-Pierre is sick, so he sees Natalie, a young doctor, coming from the hospital to ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, injection, cancer, pregnant woman, rainstorm, gypsy camp, mayor, dog, dancing, farm, pregnant ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Little Secrets (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Emily Lindstrom, 14, is an aspiring concert violinist; she's spending the summer practicing for a big audition while her girlfriends are at camp. She's also got a thriving neighborhood business: for 50 cents, she'll keep your secret. ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic
Plot: secret, introspection, teenage love, lifestyle, family life, youth, family problems, parents and children, friendship, teenage life, love triangle, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.9
 74K
My Girl (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and joins a poetry class over the summer just to impress him. Thomas J., her best friend, is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, coming of age, friendship, family relations, single parent, family, young heroes, parents and children, makeup artist, mortician, small town, starting over ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Luther Krank is fed up with the commerciality of Christmas; he decides to skip the holiday and go on a vacation with his wife instead. But when his daughter decides at the last minute to come home, he must put together a holiday celebration.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, holiday, family, suburban life, christmas party, disorder, family gatherings, nothing goes right, family life, parents and children, contests and competitions, christmas tree ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, latin america, peru, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A Perfect Christmas List (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As a last wish, a recently hospitalized grandmother, Evie, tasks her daughter and granddaughter, Sara, with a list of festive accomplishments to do together before Christmas, hoping that the adventure of the experience will repair their ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, light
Plot: christmas, grandmother granddaughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, doctor, female protagonist, misunderstanding, christmas movie, christmas season, love and romance, love story, family relations, family gatherings ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Chloe and Theo (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman, Chloe, living by her wits on the streets of New York City, has a chance meeting with a wise Inuit Eskimo, Theo, who was sent to New York by his elders to provide a message to the people of the world – We either change our ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, light
Plot: global warming, meeting, interrogation, text messaging, homeless, warning, friendship, couples, danger, society, airplane, storytelling ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Steve Martin: Steve Martin's Best Show Ever (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Steve Martin's fourth NBC special was in the spirit of his previous association with Saturday Night Live. It was broadcast live from Studio 8H, produced by Lorne Michaels and featured some original cast members of the show.
Style: parody
Plot: live performance, stand up, joke, comedian, variety show, musical number, stand up comedian, reunion, absurd humor, live audience, comedy team, pop culture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Big Stuffed Dog (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A large stuffed Snoopy toy goes astray at an airport baggage area, and gets involved with various travelers.
Plot: dog, airport, biker, motorcycle gang, hospital, motorcycle, nurse, balloon, stuffed animal, carnival, peanuts, airplane trip ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Christmas with a Capital C (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An attorney returns to his small home town in Alaska and quickly rocks the boat by getting an injunction against the nativity display tradition and attacking Christmas.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, christian film
Plot: small town, winter, holiday, lawyer, christmas, workplace, love and romance, small town life, boss and employee, family relations, battles, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 3K
Let It Shine (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The film follows a shy, talented musician who pens romantic hip-hop verses only to stand idly by as they're delivered to the girl of his dreams by a proxy, his best friend. Made for Disney Channel movie/
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hip hop, hip hop culture, rapper, teenage life, teenage love, lifestyle, follow your dream, ambition, performer's life, musician's life, dream come true, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
One Christmas Eve (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A series of mishaps threaten a recently divorced mom's attempts to make her two kids' first Christmas "without dad" perfect.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: nothing goes right, parents and children, family relations, disorder, family, single parent, christmas eve, christmas, life turned upside down, fall in love, puppy, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 3K
Article 99 (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Richard Sturgess leads a team of compassionate doctors at a veteran's hospital. Along with Drs. Morgan, Handleman and Van Dorn, he fights to deliver adequate care to needy veterans in the face of funding cuts and a corrupt administration. ...
Style: humorous, biting, thought provoking, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, patient, surgery, doctor, disability, politics, surgeon, life is a bitch, fighting the system, dedicated lawyer, hopes, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: kansas, usa, new jersey, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 21K
I'm Still Here (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the film follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his retirement from a successful film career in the fall of 2008 and sets off to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: hip hop, musician's life, career change, celebrity culture, showbiz, starting over, performer's life, actor's life, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Alice's Restaurant (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Alice's Restaurant is a 1969 movie adapted from a song by Arlo Guthrie. The song is Arlo Guthrie's most famous work, a talking blues based on a true story that began on Thanksgiving Day 1965. The movie reproduces the events of the song, in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: restaurant, drug abuse, hospital, thanksgiving, small town, college, commune, hippie, wedding, church, military service, counterculture ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california, beverly hills, vietnam, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 2K
(Untitled) (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A fashionable contemporary art gallerist in Chelsea, New York falls for a brooding new music composer in this comic satire of the state of contemporary art.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, avant garde, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, fall in love, lifestyle, art, modern art, love triangle, satire, performance art, musical performance, composer, art gallery, artist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.9
 4K
Wide Awake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A feel-good comedy about the laughter, excitement and fun that come with being a kid! Joshua is a thoughtful 10-year-old looking for some simple answers to life's eternal questions. The problem is that no one - including his concerned parents ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, emotional, light, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, self discovery, death in the family, society, teenage life, human spirit, friendship, religion, family relations, nun, boys' school, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, rome italy, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 12K
Wild Rose (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, humorous
Plot: country music, women's prison, mother daughter relationship, bigger dreams, female protagonist, musician, rehearsal, promise, mother daughter reunion, release from prison, band, single mother ...
Time: year 1943
Place: nashville tennessee, glasgow scotland, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Marcus Welby, M.D. is an American medical drama television program that aired on ABC from September 23, 1969, to July 29, 1976. It starred Robert Young as a family practitioner with a kind bedside manner and James Brolin as the younger doctor he ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical, nurse, medical profession, human, doctor nurse relationship
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 354
Chasing Ghosts (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lucas Simons has become obsessed with death following the loss of his older brother. A shy child, Lucas spends most of his free time filming funerals in an attempt to understand what happens when we die. When Lucas accidentally captures a mysterious ...
Style: touching, captivating, exciting, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: youtube, child star, ghost story, dancing, afterlife, paranormal phenomena, psychologist, dead boy, mentor, school dance, father son relationship, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nashville tennessee, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Very Brady Christmas (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Almost 20 years after the start of the original "Brady Bunch" the kids are grown up and have kids of their own. Everyone is having a wonderful time back at the family house for Christmas, until Mike learns of a structural problem in one of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: reunion, christmas, family gatherings, family life, parents and children, family, disorder, family relations, siblings relations, television, large family, video camera ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.9
 21K
Simon Birch (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Simon Birch tells the story of Joe and Simon's heart-warming journey of friendship. Simon Birch was born with a condition that makes him much smaller than all the other kids in town. Now, due to his condition, Simon thinks God made him this way ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, destiny, family relations, illegitimate son, buddies, obsessive quest, hopes, child illness, family problems, coming of age, life philosophy, happy ending ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Blame It on the Night (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When his unmarried mother dies, custody of 13-year-old Job is assumed by his alleged father, Chris, whom he has never seen. Job is an enthusiastic cadet at a military academy, and Chris turns out to be a top-grossing rock star who removes Job from ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, emotional, sexual
Plot: rock star, rising to stardom, coming of age, artists and showbiz, music, unfulfillment, ambition, military life, parents and children, rock, family life, officers and cadets ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 11K
Bamboozled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: TV producer Pierre Delacroix (Damon Wayans) becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a minstrel show. The network not only airs it, but it incredibly becomes ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, semi serious, witty, contemplative ...
Plot: racism, overnight success, rise and fall, society, showbiz, media satire, tv show, satire, artists and showbiz, ambition, censorship, audition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, harvard university, alabama, iowa, harlem manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 24K
Beaches (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
Style: sentimental, emotional, talky, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, family relations, life is a bitch, death of mother, female friendship, childhood friend, love and romance, rise to the top, best friends, couple relations, parents and children, childhood friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 80s, 1950s ...
Place: new york, san francisco, los angeles, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 6K
Animal Farm (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An animated film from 1999 based on the famous novel by George Orwell. Animals on a farm lead a revolution against the farmers to put their destiny in their own hands. However this revolution eats their own children and they cannot avoid corruption.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, fable
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: satire, politics, rebellion, pig, farm, revolution, chaos and mayhem, countryside, political corruption, anti hero, rebelliousness, political unrest ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
10,000 Saints (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A sweeping multigenerational story set against the backdrop of the raw, roaring New York City of the late 1980s; adoption, teen pregnancy, drugs, hardcore punk rock, the unbridled optimism and reckless stupidity of the young—and old—are all ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, parents and children, family problems, rehabilitation, city life, estrangement, youth, single parent, life is a bitch, drug abuse, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, vermont, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 17K
Private Life (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Richard and Rachel, a couple in the throes of infertility, try to maintain their marriage as they descend deeper and deeper into the insular world of assisted reproduction and domestic adoption.
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing, realistic, psychological
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: fertility, marriage, trying to get pregnant, infertility, doctor, hospital, adoption, parents and children, adaptation, family problems, love, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%